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Owen Oswald HANCOCK

Regimental number19625
Place of birthKapunda South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPainter
AddressSmith Street, Southwark, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, S J Hancock, Smith Street, Southwark, South Australia
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 6 January 1919
Date of death18 January 1962
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery

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